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Third USF-PAMA-The Music Gallery Piano Pedagogy Symposium
June 2-5, 2018

“Awareness, Touch and Tone, Longevity”


Saturday, June 2

7:30 PM
Pre-Symposium Concert in conjunction with USF-PAMA Conference

Sunday, June 3

8:30–9:00 AM: 
Registration and Coffee 

Joint workshop sessions with USF-PAMA Conference:

9:00-10:00 AM:
Yoga for USF PAMA folks by Tina Tidwell Bedore, E-RYT

10:00-10:50 AM:
Lisa Thorngren, BS, MFA, and Dominika Borovansky Gaines, BFA, MFA, 
“Improving Movement through Neural Integration”

11:00-12:00 PM:
a. “Improvisation and the Modern Jazz Chamber Ensemble” 
by Chris Rottmayer, MM
b. “Cervical Spine, Scapulothoracic Strengthening Exercises for Musicians”
by Matthew Lazinski, PT, DPT, OCS 

12:00-2:00 PM:
Joint lunch reception with Piano Pedagogy Symposium hosted by Stonewood Grill
Greetings and Introduction by Donna Petersen, Dean of College of Public Health
Panel Discussion: “Inter-professional Healthcare Provider Panel,” Moderator: William S. Quillen, PT, DPT, PhD, FACSM
Symposium Sessions Open

2:00 – 2:05 PM:
Welcome:  David Williams, Associate Director, School of Music

2:05 – 2:45 PM:
Keynote by Gary Ingle

2:45 – 3:25 PM:
How can Awareness in Touch and Tone help Pianist’s Longevity? by Sang-Hie Lee

3:25 – 3:35 PM:  
Short break 

3:35 – 4:10 PM:
Why do we need Finger Techniques? by Kevin Robert Orr

4:10 – 5:30 PM:
Finding Your Voice & Maintaining Longevity, panel with audience participation.  
Moderator, Sang-Hie Lee. Panel, Charles Turon, Kenneth Hanks, Kevin Orr, Grigorios Zamparas, Hara Trouli

Monday, June 4

8:30–9:00 AM: 
Registration and Coffee
9:00 – 10:00 AM:
How do we Switch Finger Technique to Arm and Shoulder Techniques? by Grigorios Zamparas 

10:00 – 11:00 AM:
Yoga for Musicians by Tina Tidwell

11:00 – 11:10 AM:
Coffee break

11:10 – 11:30 AM:
Discrepancies in Pianists' Experiences in Playing Acoustic and Digital Piano by Pablo Arencibia

11:30 – 12:00 PM:
Facing the Conflict of Sight and Sound: Teaching Rhythm Through Online Piano Lessons by Allyson West

12:00 – 1:20 PM:
Lunch on your own (Box sale available) 

1:20 – 2:15 PM:
Flow in Fundamentals of Motion and Emotion in Piano by Rebecca Penneys

2:20 – 3:15 PM:
Flow & Stress Point Learning on the Trampoline by Ray Gottlieb

3:20 – 4:20 PM:
Individual concurrent master classes 

4:20 – 5:20 PM:
Workshop: Touch & Tone and Maximizing the Hand Size and Shape by Sang-Hie Lee

Tuesday, June 5

9:00 – 9:50 AM:
Pianist’s Anatomy by Hara Trouli, MD

9:50 – 10:40 AM:
Hands-on Jazz for Classical Musicians by Chris Rottmayer 

10:40- 11:00 AM:
Coffee break

11:00 - 12:10 PM:
Participants Recital, Barness Recital Hall 

12:10 PM:
Symposium adjourns